Kenyan Shilling


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Kenyan Shilling

The currency of Kenya. It was introduced in 1966, replacing the first East African shilling.
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For example, investors can get exposure to the exchange rate between the US Dollar and the Kenyan Shilling by trading both against the Rand.
The Kenyan shilling slipped to an eight-month low on Monday on investor concerns over security.
FTSE Group (FTSE) and the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) have announced the launch of the FTSE NSE Kenyan Shilling Government Bond Index, the world's first independently calculated benchmark index tracking the principal Kenyan government bond market.
The Kenyan shilling weakened for the third day against the dollar on Thursday on importer demand for the greenback, while the main stocks index fell to a 15-month low on investor jitters, traders said.
The Kenyan shilling has eased in value after the central bank injected liquidity.
The launch of the FTSE NSE Kenyan Shilling Government Bond Index further reinforces FTSE's position as Africa's index provider and showcases FTSE's commitment to providing innovative and pioneering solutions for the African investment community.
The Kenyan shilling firmed to trade off its all-time low of 87.
Let the public know that we are not going to leave any stone unturned," Kamau stressed, in response to questions regarding rumors that a relative of the long-serving head of one the country's major security agencies, and the son of a former senior government employee, were linked to the multibillion Kenyan shilling cocaine haul.
Kenya has been seeing frequent falls in the Kenyan shilling exchange rate, and the bank has resorted to repos to stabilise it.
The Kenyan shilling fell to its all time low of 87.
These events are taking place at a time when the Kenyan government is facing a looming famine in many parts of the country as a result of drought, and the Kenyan shilling is falling in value despite the fact that the economy has shown signs of recovery thanks to an upturn in tourism this year.